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Eogymnotoceras deleeni

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Ceratitidae

Taxonomy
Beyrichites deleeni was named by McLearn (1946). Its type specimen is GSC 6479 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 10694, Alaska Highway, which is in an Illyrian marine siliciclastic in the Toad Formation of Canada.

It was recombined as Gymnotoceras deleeni by McLearn (1969) and Konstantinov (1991); it was recombined as Eogymnotoceras deleeni by Tozer (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1946Beyrichites deleeni McLearn p. 16 figs. Pl 1, fig 5; pl 2, fig 3
1969Gymnotoceras deleeni McLearn p. 24 figs. Pl 4, figs 1-7; pl 5, figs 5a,b; text-fig 9
1991Gymnotoceras deleeni Konstantinov p. 15 figs. Pl 4, figs 1-3; text-figs 8,9
1994Eogymnotoceras deleeni Tozer p. 117 figs. Pl 59, figs 10,11; pl 60, figs 10-12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyCeratitidaeMojsisovics 1879
subfamilyBeyrichitinaeSpath 1934
genusEogymnotoceras
speciesdeleeni(McLearn 1946)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available